Legal Services Corporation

The Legal Services Corporation is the single largest funder of civil legal services in the nation. Established by Congress, LSC operates as an independent 501(c)(3) nonprofit corporation that provides grants for high-quality civil legal assistance to low-income Americans. The grants are awarded to nonprofit legal aid programs in every state, the District of Columbia and U.S. territories. The legal aid programs address the civil legal needs of the elderly, veterans and military families, victims of domestic violence, people with disabilities, tenants and homeowners facing foreclosure or eviction, victims of natural disasters, and others.

LSC's Annual Black History Month Celebration | A Century of Black Life, History, and Culture

“The Legal Services Corporation (LSC) hosted the Annual Black History Month celebration on February 19th. The theme was “2015: A Century of Black Life, History, and Culture” and featured guest speaker Marian Wright Edelman, founder and president of The Children’s Defense Fund.